Wednesday October 22, 1975
US date format: 10/22/1975, UK date format: 22/10/1975
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra (see birth chart on October 22, 1975). The US president was Gerald Ford (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Harold Wilson (Labour), Pope St Paul VI was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Steve Vermaut.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Bad Blood by Neil Sedaka.
In UK Hold Me Close by David Essex was in the top 5 hits.
The Teasers, directed by Michele Massimo Tarantini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1975
while Humboldt'S Gift by Saul Bellow was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wonder Woman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Shark Jaws or Gun Fight.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 22, 1975?
- Me & Bessie opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 453 performances
- Turkish diplomat shot to death in Vienna
- World Football League disbands
- The Soviet unmanned space mission Venera 9 lands on Venus.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 22, 1975?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Faith, Hope And Charity - To Each His Own
- The Spinners - They Just Can't Stop It the (Games People Play)
- Ohio Players - Sweet Sticky Thing
- War - Low Rider
- Sly Stone - I Get High On You
- B.T. Express - Give It What You Got/Peace Pipe
- The Impressions - Same Thing It Took
- Smokey Robinson - The Agony And The Ecstasy
- Willie Hutch - Love Power
- Leon Haywood - I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?